Man Steals Books to Find Meaning of Life, and Other News
July 17, 2013 | by Sadie Stein
- “Everyone on earth has one good book in them,” and other bad advice for aspiring writers.
- A young man who stole eight hundred books from a single store, in search of the meaning of life, says, “I couldn’t comprehend the meaning of life … I was hoping to find the answer by reading those books.”
- John Grisham novels were banned at Guantanamo Bay, which greatly pleased John Grisham.
- A comprehensive history of the limerick is being penned, appropriately enough, by the Limerick Writers Centre.
- The Atlantic Books releases a history of Mark Twain writings from the magazine archives.